Pain Toolkit healthcare professionals

· Pain Toolkit

About this ebook

Welcome to the Pain Toolkit digital booklet for healthcare professionals who want to learn how they can help people to self-manage their persistent pain and want to get back on track using self-management skills. It is your go-to resource for self-managing pain and taking control.

We understand that living with pain can be challenging, but with our 5 key pain self-management skills, including goal setting, pacing daily activities, problem solving, meaningful movement, and having a setback plan, you can regain control and get back in the driver's seat.

Our digital booklets provides practical tools and resources to help people better understand pain and manage their symptoms more effectively. Dealing with persistent pain / fatigue, these skills will help people develop a personalised plan to manage their pain and improve their quality of life.

By using the Pain Toolkit, people will be able to set achievable goals, pace your activities to avoid over-doing, problem-solve obstacles that may arise, use meaningful movement to promote active and mental well-being, and prepare for setbacks with a solid


We are confident that the Pain Toolkit digital booklet will be a valuable resource in their journey towards managing pain and regaining control and back in the driving seat.

Remember, the Pain Toolkit is always here to support you every step of the way.

About the author

Pete Moore is the author and originator of the Pain Toolkit and this version of it.

He successfully lives with persistent pain, asthma, prostate cancer and osteoarthritis.

He has put these tools together with the help of friends, family and healthcare professionals.

A persistent pain problem can be difficult to understand and manage on an everyday basis.

Like many people, he struggled to manage his pain back in the early 1990s. He was lucky to get himself in to the United Kingdom's National Health Service INPUT Pain Management Programme, which gave him the information, but more importantly the confidence, to manage his pain, himself.

Since 1997 he hasn't had the need to take any pain medication, simply because he still uses the information from the programme.

In 2014 he was given the honour of being the UK Pain Champion

Is it easy? Well it’s like most things, you have to work at it. Pete isn’t an academic guy, but if he can do it, then he knows others can as well.

This Pain Toolkit is a simple information digital eBook that could provide you with 5 key skills to support others along the way to manage their pain.

It is not meant to be the last word in pain supported self-management but a handy guide to help you and others get started.

All you need is to be willing to read it, watch the videos and take on board some of the suggestions.

Good luck!

Pete Moore

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